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The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night Time – June 20-25
An exceptionally intelligent 15-year-old with behavioral difficulties casts himself as the sleuth in The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time. When he falls under suspicion for killing his neighbor’s dog, he sets out to identify the true culprit, which leads to an earth-shattering discovery and a journey that will change the teen’s life forever. Call for times and ticket prices. ASU Gammage, 1200 S. Forest Ave., Tempe, asugammage.com, 480-965-3434.
Summer Youth Camp – June 19-July 8
Renowned film director Don Bluth – who has directed several Hollywood animated films, including Anastasia, The Land Before Time and All Dogs Go to Heaven – leads this three-week session. Designed for children ages 9-18, the program concludes with a presentation of The Lion King Jr. M-F, 9:30 a.m.-3 p.m. $550. Don Bluth Front Row Theatre, 8670 E. Shea Blvd., Scottsdale, donbluthfrontrowtheatre.com, 480-314-0841.
Sutra Rooftop Yoga Series – June 21-August 30
As part of its 100 Days of Summer events, LUSTRE Rooftop Bar at the Hotel Palomar is partnering with Sutra Studios to offer its free yoga sweat sessions every Wednesday. Participants should bring mats, towels and plenty of water. Each month offers different jams (June: reggae; July: deep house; August: music through the decades). 7-8 p.m. FREE. 2 E. Jefferson St., lustrerooftopbar.com, 480-478-1765.
Stand-Up Paddleboard Yoga – June 22
Riverbound Sports Paddle Co. hosts this weekly class, which adds a splash of fun to fitness with a combination of SUP and yoga. Thursdays through Sept. 28, 6-7 p.m. $45; preregistration required. Saguaro Scottsdale, 4000 N. Drinkwater Blvd., Scottsdale, thesaguaro.com/scottsdale, 480-970-4444.
Queen + Adam Lambert – June 23
Since their first meeting on the finale of American Idol in 2009, Queen and Adam Lambert’s magical combination has been recognized worldwide with sellout shows across the globe. The musicians treat fans to all their Queen hits, including “Another One Bites the Dust,” “Bohemian Rhapsody,” “We Will Rock You” and “We Are the Champions.” 8 p.m. Call for ticket prices. Gila River Arena, 9400 W. Maryland Ave., Glendale, gilariverarena.com, 800-745-3000.
West Valley Gives – June 24
This fundraiser kicks off with a 1-mile walk inside the stadium, featuring meet-and-greet opportunities throughout the walk with the Cardinals’ Big Red and mascots from other major league sports teams. A rally follows with live entertainment, hands-on activities, vendor booths and remarks from former Arizona Cardinals quarterback Kurt Warner and his wife, Brenda. Proceeds benefit Treasure House, a supportive living community for young adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. $45, adults; $35, seniors and military; $25, children 6-12; free, children 5 and younger. University of Phoenix Stadium, 1 Cardinals Dr., Glendale, 623-433-7122.
Prescott Bluegrass Festival – June 24-25
The 36th annual Bluegrass Festival will be headlined by Heidi Clare (recognized as one of the best fiddlers of her generation) and Ron Thomason. Camping available, first come first served. Sa, 9:45 a.m.-8 p.m.; Su, 10:45 a.m.-3 p.m. FREE. Courthouse Plaza, downtown Prescott, prescottbluegrassfestival.com.
Brad Paisley – June 25
The chart-topping country star is known for such hits as “Today,” “Country Nation,” “Whiskey Lullaby,” “Mud on the Tires,” “Ticks,” “Letter to Me” and “I’m Still a Guy.” Dustin Lynch, Chase Bryant and Lindsay Ell are special guests. 7 p.m. Call for ticket prices. Ak-Chin Pavilion, 2121 N. 83rd Ave., Phoenix, ticketmaster.com, 800-745-3000.
We Are Sikh – June 25
Members of the oft-misunderstood Sikh faith are holding open houses around the country to raise awareness and dispel misconceptions that their turbans and bears represent a radical, anti-American agenda. Participating temples will provide free meals, as well as demonstrations and explanations of Sikh principles.12 p.m. Nishkam Seva Gurdwara Sahib, 4950 W. Tonopah Dr., Glendale, nishkamseva.org, 623-412-4942
Adventures in Space – Through August 4
Children ages 5 to 13 enjoy weeklong half- or full-day adventures focusing on Dawn of a New Era. A Lego engineering and design program also is offered. Call for times and prices. Challenger Space Center, 21170 N. 83rd Ave., Peoria, azchallenger.org, 623-322-2001.